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2004 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Exercise-WHITE MALES

During the past month, did you participate in any physical activities or exercises such as running, calisthenics, golf, gardening, or walking for exercise?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 4,195 3,337 80.0 78.5-81.4 858 20.0 18.6-21.5
AGE
18-24 206 181 87.6 80.5-92.4 25 12.4 7.6-19.5
25-34 617 533 85.7 81.8-88.9 84 14.3 11.1-18.2
35-44 813 671 81.6 78.2-84.6 142 18.4 15.4-21.8
45-54 808 640 79.5 76.0-82.6 168 20.5 17.4-24.0
55-64 799 592 75.6 71.9-78.9 207 24.4 21.1-28.1
65-74 572 426 74.5 69.8-78.7 146 25.5 21.3-30.2
75+ 370 285 79.6 74.3-84.0 85 20.4 16.0-25.7
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 537 308 58.1 52.9-63.2 229 41.9 36.8-47.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,158 836 72.2 68.9-75.2 322 27.8 24.8-31.1
Some Post-H.S. 1,031 872 85.7 82.9-88.1 159 14.3 11.9-17.1
College Graduate 1,463 1,317 90.0 88.1-91.7 146 10.0 8.3-11.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 304 168 54.3 47.0-61.4 136 45.7 38.6-53.0
$15,000- 24,999 492 347 69.0 63.6-73.9 145 31.0 26.1-36.4
$25,000- 34,999 500 376 73.4 68.3-78.0 124 26.6 22.0-31.7
$35,000- 49,999 667 528 78.8 74.8-82.4 139 21.2 17.6-25.2
$50,000-74,999 661 572 87.7 84.6-90.3 89 12.3 9.7-15.4
$75,000+ 800 722 89.7 87.0-92.0 78 10.3 8.0-13.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 1,231 842 68.9 65.7-72.0 389 31.1 28.0-34.3
No 2,813 2,383 84.9 83.2-86.4 430 15.1 13.6-16.8
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 1,460 1,152 80.0 77.4-82.3 308 20.0 17.7-22.6
Non-Veteran 2,636 2,094 79.7 77.8-81.5 542 20.3 18.5-22.2
Currently Serving 87 80 88.9 77.6-94.9 7 11.1 5.1-22.4

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^Use caution in interpreting percentages with a numerator of less than 20. N = numerator, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

** Northeast NC I: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford, Northampton, and Warren counties.
Northeast NC II: Beaufort, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Tyrrell, and Washington counties.
Northeastern Partnership: Northeast NC I and II regions combined.
Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC): Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, and Yancey counties.

*** Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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